RAB-8 nabs 1 with Yaba, weapons, counterfeit notes

Published : 08 Sep 2022 09:01 PM

RAB-8 arrested a person named Mehdi Hasan with 755 pieces of Yaba tablets, a foreign pistol and 81,000 counterfeit notes in Barishal's Bakerganj. RAB DAD Suman Biswas has filed three separate cases against the arrested person under the Counterfeit Money, Drugs and Arms Act.

Captain (Deputy Director) Major Mohammad Jahangir Alam of CPSC Company of Barisal RAB-8 confirmed the matter on Thursday (September 8) morning. He said, on the basis of secret information, he came to know that Bakerganj's Pierpur Bazar. A. Drugs are being bought and sold on the second floor of Quddus Mia's house. Based on this news, a special raid team of RAB's CPSC Company raided the house on Thursday night.

A young man named Mehdi Hasan was arrested while he was running away after realizing the operation. Later, on the information given by him, first a 7.65 foreign (USA) pistol was recovered from under the wooden showcase inside the house. After that, 755 pieces of Yaba tablets and counterfeit notes 81 thousand taka were seized from him.

According to RAB, arrested Mehdi Hasan son of Quddus Mia. Bakerganj police station has two cases against him for fighting and theft.